July 15, 2009

Maxi Dress Mania: Which Dress Cost Less?

Maxi Dress Mania

I realized that last month I bought four maxi dresses. That’s one per week! The funny thing is, the two I like the best were the least expensive. It just goes to show, you don’t need to spend a lot to love what you’re wearing. I’ve styled each maxi dress two ways to show their versatility. Can you guess which was the best steal?

Which Maxi Dress Cost the Least?

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Keep reading for the answer…

1. Forever 21 Crochet Maxi Dress ($22.80) *Best Steal*
Vintage coach bag, vintage necklace, Manolo Blahnik gladiators
Forever 21 cardigan, Wet Seal belt, Calvin Klein pumps

2. Elizabeth and James Maxi Dress ($120—but was originally over $300. Gotta love Loehmann’s markdowns.)
Carolee Brooch, lia sophia bangle, Alice + Olivia for Payless booties
BCBG leather jacket, Alice + Olivia for Payless booties

3. Scoop NYC Maxi Dress ($50—but Sharon Osbourne originally paid over $300 for it. I bought it at her charity wardrobe sale with my girl Amber).
So Good jewelry bead necklaces, Zara sandals
Vintage belt, Alex + Ani bangles, Manolo Blahnik d’Orsays

4. Express Maxi Dress ($79.50)
Gap jean jacket, Steve Madden platforms
Banana Republic t-shirt, Forever 21 necklace, Forever 21 wrap belt, Steve Madden wedges

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  1. pinktulip commented:

    I loooove the Scoop dress.

    Published 7.16.09 Reply
  2. Kat commented:

    Love them all!!

    Published 7.16.09 Reply
  3. Sal commented:

    Wow, did I ever guess wrong. I picked the yellow!

    Published 7.16.09 Reply
  4. mindy commented:

    the forever 21 is my favorite and i love the orange version one. great deals and steals you the grooviest habedashery woman on the west coast!

    i love my green dress from jennis from arden b and it was $68,that was the cheapest
    dress i ever bought….so ya never know xoxoxooxoxoxo

    Published 7.20.09 Reply

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